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Before You Call - Kenmore 6580 - 18.2 cu. Ft. Top Freezer Refrigerator Use And Care Manual

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Before You Call
Problem
ICause
AUTOMATIC
ICEMAKER
(some
models)
Icemaker
is not mak-
*
Icemaker
wire signal arm is
ing any ice.
in the _up" or OFF position.
lCorrection
Icemaker is not mak-
ing enough ice.
Icemaker will not stop
making ice.
Ice cubes are freezing
together.
Ice has bad odor and
taste.
*
Household
water
line valve is
not open.
*
Freezer
is not cold enough.
*
Saddle
valve on cold water
pipe is clogged
or restricted
by foreign
material.
*
Icemaker
is producing
less
ice than you expect.
*
Freezer
is not cold enough.
*
Household
water
line valve is
not completely
open.
*
Icemaker
wire signal arm is
being held down by some
item in the freezer.
*
Ice cubes are not being used
frequently
enough.
*
Freezer control
is set too
warm.
*
Very
little food
in freezer.
*
Ice has picked
up odor or
flavor
from strong food
stored in refrigerator
or
freezer.
*
Water
running to Icemaker
has poor taste or odor.
*
Ice not used frequently
enough.
*
Move wire signal arm to the _down"
or ON position.
(side mounted)
*
Turn on household
water
line valve.
*
See PROBLEM column TEMPERATURES ARE TOO
WARM.
*
Turn off: household
water
line valve.
Remove valve.
Ensure that valve is not a self-piercing
saddle
valve.
Clean valve.
Replace
valve if necessary.
*
The Icemaker
will produce
2 to 3 pounds of ice
every
24 hours depending
on usage conditions.
Ice
is produced
at a rate of 8 cubes every 75 to 160
minutes.
*
See PROBLEM column TEMPERATURES ARE TOO
WARM.
*
Turn on household
water
line valve.
*
Move item and release
wire signal arm.
Remove
any ice cubes that are frozen together
over the wire
signal arm.
*
Remove ice container
and discard
ice from container.
Icemaker
will produce
fresh supply.
*
Set freezer
control to colder setting.
Allow 24 hours
for temperature
to stabilize.
*
Add more food
to freezer.
*
Cover foods tightly.
Discard
stale ice.
Icemaker
will
produce
fresh supply.
Replace air filter (available
in select models).
*
Add filter to water
supply
line. Consult a water
purifying
company.
*
Discard
stale ice.
LIGHT BULB IS NOT ON
Light bulb is not on.
*
Light bulb is burned out.
*
See REPLACING LIGHT BULBS in NORMAL
OPERAT-
ING SOUNDS
section.
No electric
current is reach-
*
See PROBLEM column RUNNING
OF REFRIGERA-
ing refrigerator.
TOR.
ODORS iN REFRIGERATOR
interior is dirty.
*
interior needs to be cleaned.
*
See table
of Care and Cleaning
Tips in CARE &
CLEANING
section.
Food with strong odors is in
*
Cover food tightly.
refrigerator.
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